Famous Urgent Need Poems by Famous Poets
These are examples of famous Urgent Need poems written by some of the greatest and most-well-known modern and classical poets. PoetrySoup is a great educational poetry resource of famous urgent need poems. These examples illustrate what a famous urgent need poem looks like and its form, scheme, or style (where appropriate).
by Paterson, Andrew Barton
...way to the end, and I
Was the head of the "Flying Gang".
'Twas a chosen band that was kept at hand
In case of an urgent need;
Was it south or north, we were started forth
And away at our utmost speed.
If word reached town that a bridge was down,
The imperious summons rang --
"Come out with the pilot engine sharp,
And away with the flying gang."
Then a piercing scream and a rush of steam
As the engine moved ahead;
With measured beat by the slum and stre...Read More
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